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BREAST AUGMENTATION AND ASYMMETRIC NIPPLE REDUCTION

Posted On: November 28, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Asymmetry, Breast Augmentation, Nipple Reduction

The above patient presents with significant nipple hypertrophy, left breast greater than right as well as hypoplastic breasts. She is a good candidate for augmentation mammoplasty procedure using high profile smooth round saline implants in the dual plane technique through a periareolar approach and a left nipple reduction reducing the left nipple through a superior pedicle flap. The inferior […]

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Reconstructive Breast Surgery Testimonial

Posted On: November 21, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Revision, Home, Testimonial

Here is a fabulous patient testimonial that I received this week and I thought I would share as we approach this “Thanksgiving Holiday” weekend.  I am so thankful when a patient takes the time and express their experience with me.Dr. Stuart Linder: Dr. Stuart Linder is more than a talented surgeon. He is an artist. […]

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Massive Abdominal Pannus

Posted On: November 20, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Hernia Repair, Panniculectomy, Tummy Tuck

MASSIVE ABDOMINAL PANNUS  WITH VENTRAL EPIGASTRIC AND UMBILICAL HERNIA REPAIR The patient is a 45-year-old African-American female presenting from out of state with significant abdominal wall protrusion.  On examination, it was very evident that she had a significant hernia, both in the upper epigastric area as well as the umbilicus.  As a result, the patient […]

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Severe Breast Asymmetry Augmentation Correction

Posted On: November 12, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Asymmetry, Breast Augmentation, Dr. Linder Bra

The patient (pictured on the left) presents with severe breast asymmetry.  A 21-year-old white female, presenting with hypoplastic left breast, good candidate for augmentation mammoplasty procedure using high profile saline implants.  The patient underwent augmentation mammoplasty procedure using the dual plane technique through the periareolar approach.  She is now eight weeks out of surgery.  On […]

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Rupture Rate Analysis Silicone Implants

Posted On: November 08, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Revision, Breast topics, Home

Three major FDA-approved companies, Allergan, Sientra and Mentor, have now provided us with their three-year rupture rate for both primary augmentation and revision augmentation. Primary augmentation for Mentor, N=551 with 0.5%, revision augmentation, N=146, 7.7% and Sientra breast implant three-year rupture rate, N=1,115 for primary augmentation with 2.5% andN=362 for revision augmentation, 0.0%. Finally, for Allergan silicone-filled breast […]

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When to replace your implants

Posted On: November 02, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Implants, Breast Revision, Breast topics

Because there is great confusion as to when to replace saline and silicone implants, especially associated with ruptured implants, I have created a new website referred to as www.rupturedimplant.com.  Please view this specific site for greater details for removal and replacement of ruptured saline, silicone, Dow Corning, Becker implants, double lumen, polyurethane implants and gummy […]

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